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August 31, 2011 - James Dixon - Pentaho BI 4.0 Thin Client APIs and Theming

James Dixon, Pentaho CTO, covered some of the new visualization capabilities in the Pentaho BI Suite 4.0 Community Edition.


  • Styles and Themes with examples
  • New Dojo UI Widgets for visualization and editing
  • Data Access API
  • Data Aware Widgets
  • New Services like User Settings and Internationalization


The recording is now available on the WebEx service site. Click the link below to download or play it:

Pentaho Community Technical WebEx - James Dixon - Pentaho BI 4.0 Thin Client APIs and Theming
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:04 am New York Time
1 Hour 2 Minutes

Answer from WebEx

A question was asked about whether pentaho-styles has been deprecated. It is still used for the XAction prompting style and a few other legacy things. Everything else is styled by way of the new theme system.

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